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Great Modern Carmen

Advantages: Smooth voiced protagonists, nice sound
Disadvantages: Slightly tame Escamillo, maybe lacking in some french style

Arguably the best recording of Carmen in the past 30 years. Teresa Berganza has a smooth and warm voice here, rather darker than Victoria de los Angeles (Thomas Beecham conducts, EMI) but smoother and lighter than Maria Callas (Georges Pretre conducts, EM ...

operalover2000 04.04.2008 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Bizet: Carmen

~ * Blew Me Away!! * ~

Advantages: music, voices, songs,
Disadvantages: none

Yesterday, I sorted out my CD collection (something I havenít done for some time and as I had CD in the wrong cases, I decided it was time I sorted them all out.) Thatís when I came across this CD which I had actually forgotten I had. The CD in question i ...

xd-o-n-z-x 17.10.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Siempre - Divo (Il)